Pet-related fun will mark the grand opening of the new Porter Ranch PETCO located at 19869 Rinaldi Street, Porter Ranch, CA, 91326 on Saturday and Sunday, March 24 and 25.
The highlight of the weekend's festivities will be the appearance of TV personality Dick Van Patten to promote Natural Balance. Rainforest Reptiles will be hosting an informative and educational reptile show. For the kids there will be a clown offering face painting and a magician. Meet Red Ruff and Blue Mew, PETCO's animal mascot's. In addition, several rescue organizations will provide pet adoptions and information throughout the weekend.
"We are looking forward to becoming a part of this community," says Store Manager Steve Rozyan. The 15,000 square foot store features a small animal and reptile area, fresh and saltwater fish aquariums, a bird room and a grooming salon.
Store hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. To find the Porter Ranch Store, or any other PETCO location, check out PETCO's website at http://www.petco.com/. PETCO, founded in 1965, operates over 535 specialty pet food and supply stores in 41 states and the District of Columbia.
Grand Opening Events: Days and Times Saturday, 3/24 Sunday, 3/25 Dick Van Patten Appearance 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Pet Obedience Training Information 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Professional Pet Photography 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Vaccine Clinic Information 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Clown with Facepainting 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Magician 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Meet Red Ruff and Blue Mew PETCO's Mascots 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 10 a .m. - 5 p.m. Hilton Rescue group 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Proplan, Hills, Iams, Royal Canin, Nutro, Natural Balance and Avoderm Representatives 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact: Barb Emery, 858-657-2028, or Steve Rozyan, 818-368-3062, both